ARTHUR H. BLEICH, RED RIVER PAPER BLOG:
"What’s a still life? It’s simply a creative arrangement of objects which you design. You’ve probably seen classical still life paintings such as flower arrangements or bowls of fruit with fish or fowl in the scene. While these are more traditional still life subjects, yours should be limited only by your imagination.
"Do you have a favorite hobby or collection that would lend itself to being portrayed in a still life? You can get a great deal of creative atisfaction arranging related objects and then shooting the results. And you can work in an unhurried manner, moving things around and trying different lighting until you’re satisfied with the effects. You’re the director and anything goes."
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